HN:Live JSON revision - 2018-08-11
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Xinu – A small, elegant operating system https://xinu.cs.purdue.edu/

You Cannot Serve Two Masters: The Harms of Dual Affiliation http://www.argmin.net/2018/08/09/co-employment/

’Go mod download’ (to cache) and ’go mod why’ added http://golang.org/cl/128359

VuePress: a static site generator that excels at working with documentation https://forestry.io/blog/vuepress-brings-your-documentation-to-life/

Vkvg: Vulkan vector drawing, trying to stay close to Cairo API https://github.com/jpbruyere/vkvg

Beautiful maths simplification: quaternion from two vectors (2013) http://lolengine.net/blog/2013/09/18/beautiful-maths-quaternion-from-vectors

Show HN: A Rust macro that parses Java-like syntax and runs it as a Rust program https://gitlab.com/jD91mZM2/jrust

Users’ Reference to B (1972) https://www.bell-labs.com/usr/dmr/www/kbman.html

Ristretto – A technique for constructing prime order elliptic curve groups https://ristretto.group/ristretto.html

Show HN: Ultralight – Lightweight, Pure-GPU HTML UI Renderer for C++ https://ultralig.ht

GSoC wrap-up – Splitting Servo’s script crate https://blog.servo.org/2018/08/09/gsoc-generic-servo/

Why the Swedish Vasa Ship Sank – An Engineer’s Explanation https://www.simscale.com/blog/2017/12/vasa-ship-sank/

Housing market has hit a ‘significant slowdown’ in recent weeks, Redfin CEO says https://www.marketwatch.com/story/housing-market-has-hit-a-significant-slowdown-in-recent-weeks-redfin-ceo-says-2018-08-09

To understand how group dynamics work online, look no further than Numtot https://www.nytimes.com/2018/08/10/style/numtot-urbanism-memes.html

Join the Muse (YC W12) as Lead DevOps Engineer, Eng Manager or Fullstack Dev https://www.themuse.com/jobs/c-themuse-jobs

Using deep learning to answer questions about photos https://blog.floydhub.com/asking-questions-to-images-with-deep-learning/

Study finds flaw in emergent gravity https://phys.org/news/2018-08-flaw-emergent-gravity.html

Vue CLI 3: A Game Changer for Front End Development? https://vuejsdevelopers.com/2018/03/26/vue-cli-3/

Portability benchmark of Dota2 on MacOS http://gfx-rs.github.io/2018/08/10/dota2-macos-performance.html

Why Johnny Doesn’t Use Two Factor – A Study of the FIDO U2F Security Key [pdf] https://fc18.ifca.ai/preproceedings/111.pdf

The World’s Newest, Most Gloriously Designed Maps https://www.atlasobscura.com/articles/best-new-maps-2018

Google Boots Open-Source Anti-Censorship Tool "Ahoy" from Chrome Store https://torrentfreak.com/google-boots-open-source-anti-censorship-tool-from-chrome-store-180810/

Ancient Mass Graves Could Be Filled with Tsunami Victims https://gizmodo.com/ancient-mass-graves-could-be-filled-with-tsunami-victim-1828189360

Show HN: Curl for GraphQL with autocomplete, subscriptions and GraphiQL https://github.com/hasura/graphqurl

Functional Bits: Lambda-calculus based algorithmic information theory [pdf] https://tromp.github.io/cl/LC.pdf

Now anyone can train Imagenet in 18 minutes http://www.fast.ai/2018/08/10/fastai-diu-imagenet/

A modern CSS framework – versatile, well documented https://teutonic.co/

Porting Death Rally from DOS to Windows (2010) http://sol.gfxile.net/dr_gdm.html

A Visual, Intuitive Guide to Imaginary Numbers (2007) https://betterexplained.com/articles/a-visual-intuitive-guide-to-imaginary-numbers/

Google Censorship Plan Is “Not Right” and “Stupid,” Says Former Google Manager https://theintercept.com/2018/08/10/google-censorship-plan-is-not-right-and-stupid-says-former-google-head-of-free-expression/

Exploring Racket (2014) https://khinsen.wordpress.com/2014/05/

A Tweet About Hacking Gets a Google Engineer in Trouble https://www.wired.com/story/defcon-tweet-about-hacking-gets-engineer-trouble

Association between physical exercise and mental health: a cross-sectional study https://www.thelancet.com/journals/lanpsy/article/PIIS2215-0366(18)30227-X/fulltext

Programming in an Interactive Environment: The “Lisp” Experience – 1978, PDF http://www.softwarepreservation.org/projects/interactive_c/bib/Sandewall-1978.pdf

New Translation from Original Latin of Leonhard Euler’s “On Divergent Series” https://arxiv.org/abs/1808.02841

Anatomy of Tik Tok, the Viral Video App from China’s Bytedance https://factordaily.com/anatomy-of-tik-tok-the-viral-video-app-from-bytedance/

Roboticst at OSU uses performing arts to make robots more social https://www.oregonlive.com/silicon-forest/index.ssf/2018/08/oregon_state_professor_working.html

NASA rockets once flew from launch pad hidden in Michigan wilderness https://articles.mlive.com/news/index.ssf/2018/08/rockets_once_flew_at_launch_pa.amp

Show HN: PHLO – Visually integrate Voice and SMS into your apps in minutes https://www.plivo.com/blog/announcing-phlo/

A Detailed Look at RFC 8446 (a.k.a. TLS 1.3) https://blog.cloudflare.com/rfc-8446-aka-tls-1-3/

Show HN: Dankenstein – Markov Chain Twitter Bot Generator https://github.com/eivind88/dankenstein

Data exploration in evolutionary reconstruction of PET images https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s10710-018-9330-7

Further RFC Key Words (2013) https://tools.ietf.org/html/rfc6919#page-3

Facebook has for years been a tool in the deadly migrant trafficking trade https://qz.com/1352415/facebook-is-still-a-tool-for-deadly-migrant-trafficking/

Google will lose $50M or more in 2018 from Fortnite bypassing the Play Store https://techcrunch.com/2018/08/10/google-will-lose-50-million-or-more-from-fortnite-bypassing-the-play-store/

PyonR: A Python Implementation for Racket (2014) [pdf] https://fenix.tecnico.ulisboa.pt/downloadFile/844820067123801/dissertacao.pdf

A $100B Train: The Future of California or a Boondoggle? https://www.nytimes.com/2018/07/30/us/california-high-speed-rail.html

Behind the wheel of a Tesla Model 3: It’s a giant iPhone – for better and worse https://www.washingtonpost.com/technology/2018/08/02/behind-wheel-tesla-model-its-giant-iphone-better-worse/

Organizing Functional Code for Parallel Execution (2009) [video] https://vimeo.com/6624203

Fearing legal action, emulation hub EmuParadise is removing all of its ROMs https://www.pcgamer.com/fearing-legal-action-emulation-hub-emuparadise-is-removing-all-its-roms/

Cable networks are speeding up TV shows to cram in ads https://www.cbsnews.com/news/cable-networks-are-speeding-up-tv-shows-to-cram-in-ads/

Hacker Finds Hidden ’God Mode’ on Old via X86 CPUs https://www.tomshardware.com/news/x86-hidden-god-mode,37582.html

Research identifies key weakness in modern computer vision systems https://news.brown.edu/articles/2018/07/same-different

The JPEG committee is “exploring Blockchain” – to put DRM into JPEG https://davidgerard.co.uk/blockchain/2018/08/10/the-jpeg-committee-is-exploring-blockchain-to-put-drm-into-jpeg/

Microsoft’s undersea datacenter has live webcams now https://natick.research.microsoft.com/

Make Your Daughter Practice Math. She’ll Thank You Later https://www.nytimes.com/2018/08/07/opinion/stem-girls-math-practice.html

California Wildfires: Inmates Are Risking Their Lives for $2 a Day https://www.newsweek.com/california-wildfires-inmates-prisoners-firefighters-1061905

Why Is Sonic Faster in America? NTSC vs. PAL/60Hz vs. 50Hz [video] https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cWSIhf8q9Ao

New data on college majors confirms old trend: technocracy is crushing humanism https://www.nytimes.com/2018/08/08/opinion/oh-the-humanities.html

New study finds it’s harder to turn off a robot when it’s begging for its life https://www.theverge.com/2018/8/2/17642868/robots-turn-off-beg-not-to-empathy-media-equation?ICID=ref_fark

NSA OSS Technologies https://code.nsa.gov/

Show HN: Hacker News Rankings to catch up on the trending stories you missed https://www.hakaran.com/

Create an iOS application using Machine Learning https://pusher.com/tutorials/ios-machine-learning

A computer model could help save sharks and whales from extinction https://www.wired.co.uk/article/endangered-whales-sharks-dolphins-saved-computer-model

Behind Hollywood’s McDonald’s-Monopoly Article Bidding War http://www.vulture.com/2018/08/behind-hollywoods-mcdonalds-monopoly-article-bidding-war.html

’Microdosing’ growing in popularity among tech workers, but is it safe? https://www.wral.com/-microdosing-growing-in-popularity-among-tech-workers-but-is-it-safe-/17757965/

Facebook’s web traffic has declined by nearly half in the last two years https://www.cnbc.com/2018/08/08/youtube-is-about-to-pass-facebook-as-the-second-biggest-website-accor.html

Show HN: Reinventing conference calling https://app.brring.com/signup

Security researchers take control of a brand new Mac on first Wi-Fi connection https://9to5mac.com/2018/08/10/mac-hack-wifi-mdm/

Facebook accused of helping traffickers by not blocking ads aimed at refugees https://www.telegraph.co.uk/technology/2018/08/09/facebook-accused-helping-traffickers-not-blocking-ads-aimed/

Archive.is not publishing IP addresses to Cloudflare’s 1.1.1.1 resolver https://community.cloudflare.com/t/1-1-1-1-does-not-resolve-archive-is/28059/2?u=judge

China is detaining a million Uighur muslims in a secret camp https://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-china-45147972

Deep Fakes: A Looming Crisis for National Security, Democracy and Privacy? https://www.lawfareblog.com/deep-fakes-looming-crisis-national-security-democracy-and-privacy

Show HN: A decentralized index of banned users and where to find their content https://beforetheban.com/

Tesla to be examined by SEC over Elon Musk’s ’funding secured’ tweet – report https://www.theguardian.com/technology/2018/aug/09/tesla-elon-musk-funding-secured-tweet

The cyclist behind an anti-cyclist Facebook group https://cyclingtips.com/2018/08/finding-mr-x/

It’s easy to become obese in America. These 7 charts explain why https://www.vox.com/2016/8/31/12368246/obesity-america-2018-charts

Aurora Serverless MySQL Generally Available https://aws.amazon.com/blogs/aws/aurora-serverless-ga/

Julia for R programmers (2013) [pdf] https://www.stat.wisc.edu/~bates/JuliaForRProgrammers.pdf

Pioneer: A home for ambitious outsiders https://pioneer.app

Chinese leadership facing rare backlash for handling of U.S. trade dispute https://www.cnbc.com/2018/08/09/handling-of-us-trade-dispute-causes-rift-in-chinese-leadership-source.html

“God Mode” exploit found in old x86 chips https://www.tomshardware.com/news/x86-hidden-god-mode,37582.html

Voting Software https://xkcd.com/2030/